By Christopher Paul Curtis
The Newbery and Coretta Scott King Honoree concerning the bizarre Watsons of Flint, Michigan—from Christopher Paul Curtis, writer of Bud, no longer Buddy, a Newbery Medal and Coretta Scott Award Winner.
Enter the hilarious international of ten-year-old Kenny and his kin, the unusual Watsons of Flint, Michigan. there is Momma, Dad, little sister Joetta, and brother Byron, who is 13 and an "official juvenile delinquent."
When Byron will get to be an excessive amount of difficulty, they head South to Birmingham to go to Grandma, the one one who can form him up. they usually take place to be in Birmingham while Grandma's church is blown up.
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"Every so usually a publication turns into a contemporary vintage virtually once it arrives on bookshelves. That occurred within the mid-'90s whilst Christopher Paul Curtis published his first book, The Watsons visit Birmingham — 1963." —NPR
From the Hardcover edition.